Tag: Tesla

Tesla Surpasses Ford in Market Cap, Increased Demand For Clean Energy

Elon Musk’s Tesla, an American automobile manufacturer and energy storage company which focuses on the development of high performance electric cars, recently surpassed the market cap of the Ford Motor Company. Since 1903, for over a century, Ford has manufactured high-end automobiles for a wide range of markets. However, unlike its domestic and international competitors, the company always struggled to innovate and push existing technologies beyond their limits. Today, a …
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Tesla Announces Rooftop Tiles With Embedded Solar Panel Capabilities

The world of technology is filled with new opportunities waiting to be explored. Tesla, while famous for creating some of the most desired cars in the world, is looking into different markets as well. One of their new projects revolves around roof tiles with integrated solar panels. A very practical concept, as it removes those “ugly” panels from rooftops. Solar Panels Embedded in Roof Tiles Are A Thing One thing …
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Uber and Google to Team Up as Tesla Updates to be the Safest

Researchers with Business Insider were recently able to take a ride in Uber’s new self-driving car, and they say it’s the best yet. Uber unveiled its newest addition on Wednesday to a select few people using Uber services. The cars aren’t fully autonomous, so a driver and engineer are still piloting the vehicle. It’s being labeled as a giant step in the right direction for driverless technology. We’ve all been …
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Statistics Show Tesla Autopilot Is Still Safer Than Human Drivers

On May 7, a Tesla driver died in a fatal car crash while on autopilot mode. Almost two months later, Tesla published an in-depth analysis into the traffic accident and why it occurred. The American automotive and energy storage company’s blog post entitled “A Tragic Loss” explained that the car’s technology couldn’t differentiate the white side of a tractor—which was coming in on a divided highway—to the bright lit sky. …
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